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Alaska's most active volcano starts erupting

...indicating an eruption has started. The eruption intensified that afternoon and continued through the week, David Schneider, a geophysicist with the U.S. Geological Survey and the Alaska Volcano Observatory, said Friday.Even though there's seismic monitoring...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-11-16/alaskas-most-active-volcano-starts-erup
State
Around town for Friday, Oct. 24

...p.m., at Centennial Hall.Canadian Mining: What's At Stake For Alaska? 6-8 p.m., at Centennial Hall. Join geophysicist Dr. David Chambers, fish ecologist Sarah O'Neal, and fellow Alaskans for an evening that will focus on large-scale...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-10-24/today-oct-24
Local
Lake stars and windshield cracks now forming over Alaska

...from small holes in the ice. This phenomenon inspired a geophysicist to figure out what he calls "lake stars.""I thought...perhaps the only paper in existence on lake stars. Tsai, a geophysicist with the Seismological Laboratory at the California Institute...

http://juneauempire.com/outdoors/2012-10-26/lake-stars-and-windshield-cracks-now
Outdoors
In Petersburg, rainforest festival extends into space

...we've gone to space," Rice said. "We thought the planetarium seemed like such a cool thing."Keynote speaker and geophysicist Robert Herrick, of the Geophysical Institute at the University of Alaska, Fairbanks, and Emma Marcucci brought the planetarium...

http://juneauempire.com/local/2014-09-10/petersburg-rainforest-festival-extends-
Local
Correction

An article on the cleanup of the old Tulsequah Chief mine site in British Columbia incorrectly identified David Chambers. He is a geophysicist and the president of the Center for Science in Public Participation, based in Bozeman, Mont.

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/102108/loc_346793130.shtml
Study blames humans for most of melting glaciers

...quarter to roughly 70 percent of total glacier mass loss is significant and concerning," said University of Alaska Fairbanks geophysicist Regine Hock, who wasn't part of the study.Over the last two decades, about 295 billion tons of ice is melting each...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-08-15/study-blames-humans-most-melting-glacie
State
7.9 quake in Aleutians spawns small tsunami

...the magnitude was downgraded to 7.9.There were several strong aftershocks, with magnitudes reaching 5.9. Dave Nyland, a geophysicist at the National Tsunami Warning Center, said those would be too small to trigger a tsunami.

http://juneauempire.com/state/2014-06-24/79-quake-aleutians-spawns-small-tsunami
State
Officials lower volcano's status

...us comfortable with taking the volcano from color code red to orange," said Peter Cervelli, a U.S. Geological Survey geophysicist working at the Alaska Volcano Observatory. "That being said, the consensus is it is likely but not certain that further...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/011606/sta_20060116009.shtml
News
Visualization technology helps oil companies target oil better

...week. The darkened virtual-reality workroom is loaded with $650,000 in computer and projection technology. Inside, geophysicist Stephen Lewis manipulates a computer-generated seismic image of the Prudhoe Bay Field on a wide, movie-type screen...

http://www.juneauempire.com/stories/103100/Biz_3DOil.html
Business
Mild 2013 cuts Arctic a break, though warming woes remain

...change the long-term trend toward a warmer Arctic," said report card editor Martin Jeffries, a University of Alaska geophysicist who is the science adviser to the U.S. Arctic Research Commission."The Arctic has shifted to a new normal," Jeffries...

http://juneauempire.com/state/2013-12-13/mild-2013-cuts-arctic-break-though-warm
State

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